The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 56 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.81% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 1.30% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £50,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
MPLS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 77 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.69% 19.06% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 43 75 97
Average salary £34,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Derbyshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -8 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) OSPF
4 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) Aruba
5 4 (44.44%) Meru Networks
6 3 (33.33%) CCDP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) CCIE
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Network Design
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) MCSE
8 1 (11.11%) MCSA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
8 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Aruba
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Meru Networks
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 days ago